Holy Wisdom Monastery
Holy Wisdom Monastery is a retreat and meeting center and monastery located in Middleton, WI. Holy Wisdom Monastery is located on 130 acres of restored prairie and woodland overlooking Lake Mendota. The Monastery, awarded a LEED platinum rating with 63 out of 69 total possible points, the highest US rating for new construction, also offers environmental education and spirituality programs during the year, prairie restoration volunteer opportunities, and Christian church services every Sunday which are open to all.
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- Disabled Access
Travel Green Wisconsin Certified
Certified: (Req. 30 Points)
- Compostable materials are used instead of plastic.
- Projects to rehabilitate degraded lands are in place. Prairie restorations, savanna restoration, water impoundments so runoff doesn't flow into Lake Mendota.
- Use solar and geothermal renewable energy on site at least 60% of the time.